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Welcome to Langtons International Agency Newsletter!
Langtons International Agency is one of New York's most successful literary management agencies specializing in non-fiction: including memoir, true crime, biography, and b
xceptionally well written literary and commercial fiction: including mystery, thrillers, and women's fiction.
We recently added film and television scripts to our offering.
Notable releases include Trumbo by Bruce Cook (Grand Central Publishing, September 8, 2015) to coincide with the movie release, starring Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, and Helen Mirren.
Art in the Blood by Bonnie MacBird, (HarperCollins UK, September 2015) first of a trilogy of Sherlock Holmes adventures. Sold to 17 countries, bestseller in 5.
Dancing on Her Grave
by Diane Montane and Carolina Sarassa, true crime (Berkley, April 2015) Discovery Channel, and Lifetime Movies (October 22, 2016).
2016 saw 15 books sold to commercial publishers. 7 of these used our editing service.
2017 is proving to be another successful year, with a book sold per month to date.
Contact us today to start your journey towards becoming a published author or screen and television writer, from an idea to a success!
Unquiet Spirits by Bonnie Macbird
Just out- the latest in Bonnie Macbird's Sherlock Holmes trilogy. Sherlock Holmes is fresh from debunking a 'ghostly' hound in Darmoor, and returns to London, only to find himself the target of a deadly vendetta. He is
distracted when beautiful S
cotswoman Isla McLaren arrives with a tale of kidnapping, ghosts, and dynamite in the Highlands.
If you haven't read the first in the series Art in the
Blood, which is a best-seller and sold to 17 countries, you can find this page-turner
A Wanted Man by Robert Parker
A gritty thriller, the first in the Ben Bracken series,
former Captain in Her Majesty's Royal Army who gets caught up in the seedy criminal underbelly of Manchester, UK, and embarks on a one-man mission to take out The Berg Gang threatening the city.
Hard Act by Geoffrey Glover Wright
This hard-hitting and page-turning thriller follows rogue CIA agent Ben Markstein who, in the aftermath of bin Laden's assassination, takes on an mission, unsanctioned by the CIA, to regain a $25,000,000 bounty, which has fallen into terrorist hands.
A page-turning thriller, about "Schex
" Schexnaydre a failure of a lawyer whose only client is infamous toxic waste entrepreneur G.G. Guidry, whose just been murdered and left behind $4 million he stashed with him for safekeeping. Schex gets dragged into the fall-out from Guidry's nefarious schemes, and ends up as the target of all those vying to claim Guidry's millions for themselves.
Trumbo by Bruce Cook
This intriguing biography shows the life of Dalton Trum
central figure in the "Hollywood Ten," the blacklisted and jailed screenwriters for their communist politics in the McCarthy era. It follows
his early life in Colorado to Hollywood where he was the highest-paid screenwriter w
hen he was blacklisted.
Trumbo the movie starred
Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane & Helen Mirren.
Private Faces by Marianne Gage
A suspenseful novel of the adventures of Natalie Newbury, a California artist, and seven of her female portrait subjects, all of whom have trouble with men. In the course of painting their portraits, Natalie becomes close to each of them. But which of these women has betrayed her?
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Love & Money by Ann-Margaret Carrozza
An engaging narrative, with amusing cautionary tales in which readers will learn how to utilize contracts to identify and avoid costly relationship landmines, reduce pet peeves, and create a joint mission statement, all the while ensuring that one's wealth and values are transmitted to future generations.
Now a reality show on the Fox Network.
Menachem Begin by Avi Shilon
This riveting biography is the first to provide a satisfactory answer to the question, 'Who was Menachem Begin?' Based on wide-ranging research among archival documents and on testimonials and interviews with Begin's closest advisers, the book presents a detailed new portrait of Israel's founding leader.
The Dogs of Central Park by Fran Reisner
Meet the four-legged friends who frolic, walk, and romp in New York City's biggest playground. Whether there to soak in the sun, fraternize with fellow canines, or promenade along the walkways with their well-heeled owners, t
here's a live canine show happening in Central Park.